Gavin Newsom

Gavin Newsom calls for removal of Leland Yee’s anti-Mayor Ed Lee ad

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom has mostly stayed out of local politics since…

Joanna Rees nets SF mayoral endorsement from Newsom — not Gavin

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom might be staying out of the mayor’s race…

‘Twitter effect’ takes hold of San Francisco’s mid-Market area

If the four decades of sluggish revitalization progress in The City’s mid-Market…

Ben Flajnik and Ashley Hebert (Courtesy screenshot)Ben Flajnik and Ashley Hebert (Courtesy screenshot)

Could rejected 'Bachelorette' contestant Ben Flajnik become San Francisco's next mayor?

Move over, Ed Lee. Ben Flajnik is coming to town and eyeing…

Ben Flajnik and Ashley Hebert (Courtesy screenshot)Ben Flajnik and Ashley Hebert (Courtesy screenshot)

New video encourages Mayor Ed Lee to keep his promises

It didn’t take long for a little video to hit the Internet…

University of California regents hike tuition again

A tuition increase of 9.6 percent at all University of California campuses…

Gavin Newsom’s San Francisco home may already have buyer

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s home in Ashbury Heights neighborhood of The City…

Mayor Ed Lee’s office ‘happy’ with budget agreement, for the most part

From the outside, the San Francisco city budget deal brought forward in…

Political campaign begins to preserve Care not Cash as is

Mayor Ed Lee and others were quick to blast a proposal that…

Gavin Newsom says he is not running for Congress

Back when Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom was packing his boxes to move…

Bevan Dufty slams Arizona as ‘xenophobic, homophobic and ignorant’

Did he just say that? At a mayoral debate Thursday evening focused…

Gavin Newsom announces birth of baby boy

Former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom,…

Gavin Newsom cuts ties to San Francisco, moves to Ross

Despite years of espousing San Francisco values, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom has…

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s unlikely green building taking shape

In 2002, you could have called it a building destined to never…

Gavin Newsom says on KGO Radio that City Hall lovefest doesn’t mean progress

With Wednesday’s budget unveiling there was a lot of talk about how…

Mayor Ed Lee and environmentalists to talk greenhouse gases

Remember back in 2008 when then-Mayor Gavin Newsom celebrated a 5 percent…

Two nominated to lead California stem cell agency

The first ever changing-of-the-guard at California’s stem cell agency moved forward Monday,…

Gavin Newsom endorses George Gascon for district attorney

Endorsements keep rolling in for San Francisco’s current district attorney in the…

Stow Lake boathouse contract raises questions and eyebrows

Citing news reports that Recreation and Park Department staff encouraged the new…

San Francisco seismic retrofitting mandate still a ways away

San Francisco leaders are well aware that a devastating earthquake could happen…